Articles by Adrienne Burke

Chemical exposures

June 1, 2000
If your workers handle contaminants with chemical protective clothing or gloves, some of these supposedly benign objects could be sources of what experts call "secondary exposures."
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Eye and Hand Injuries When Least Expected...

May 31, 2000
Any object, any event can be a hazard.
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Reinvention in Ontario

May 31, 2000
The new government's treatment of health and safety looks familiar.
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What makes a job rewarding?

May 30, 2000
Satisfaction doesn't come easy to safety and health professionals.
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Volunteering can boost your career

May 25, 2000
This year George Swartz was decorated with the ASSE's highest professional excellence award.
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Updating the PELs - take two

May 24, 2000
OSHA has begun work to update the PELs once more.
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Under your skin

May 24, 2000
More than 100 chemicals with OSHA permissible exposure limits for inhalation hazards are also known skin permeants.
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Outsourcing - How to make it work for you

May 24, 2000
Managing worldwide environmental health and safety for the $6-billion maker of engineering workstations, World Wide Web servers, and Java takes a staff of only four.
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Can incentive pull people together?

May 24, 2000
There’s no denying that bingo games and other contests that offer cash, cookouts, gifts and vacation days to safety-minded workers help many employers cut comp costs.
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A gallery of photos from the sprawling Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, where ASSE’s annual professional development conference was held June 8-11. All photos courtesy of the American Society of Safety Engineers.

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